1st Quarter 2015 Economic Report

Value Architects 1st Q 2015 Economic CommentaryFinal

If there comes a little thaw,

Still the air is chill and raw,

Here and there a patch of snow,

Dirtier than the ground below,

Dribbles down a marshy flood;

Ankle-deep you stick in mud. In the meadows while you sing,

“This is Spring.”

-Christopher Pearce Cranch,   A Spring Growl


Well, spring finally sprang in the Northeast. The back and forth of our weather lately certainly has most of us anxious for warmer temperatures and sunnier days. Just when we think there is no way that life and beauty could possibly emerge out of the cold depths of winter, spring always comes.  Is it finally time for an economic spring thaw and is the outcome being stuck in the mud?